Monday, December 10, 2018

Election finance expert: No proof Trump’s hush payments were campaign spending


What this expert is saying is old news. 
The same analysis was said when Michael Cohen was first arrested.  Mueller and the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District has no case against Trump--period!  Voters had all this information about Stormy Daniels and still elected Trump president.  End of story!
Fox News reports an expert campaign finance lawyer said in an interview published Monday that he is not impressed with the Department of Justice's evidence that effectively links President Trump to campaign finance violations after the recent release of the Michael Cohen sentencing memo.

Dan Backer, the lawyer, told Forbes that there appears to be no evidence to corroborate the DOJ’s apparent assertion of any illegality on Trump's part.

Cohen admitted to violating federal campaign finance laws by arranging hush-money payments to porn star Stormy Daniels and Playboy model Karen McDougal in the weeks leading up to the election of then-candidate Trump, according to the plea.

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